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Dec
15th

The Companies That Support Linux: Autodesk

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

As the desktop software industry moves to the cloud, Autodesk is in a unique position to bridge the gap between traditional design customers and the growing Maker Movement. 


Nov
9th

The Future of the Bloomberg Terminal is Open Source

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

The Bloomberg Terminal, which debuted in December 1982, is one of the computing industry’s “few truly enduring successes” alongside the PC and the Mac, writes Harry McCracken in Fast Company this week. 


Oct
1st

Learn Linux Administration with Linux Foundation Instructor Lee Elston

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

Lee Elston began teaching for The Linux Foundation in 2014, but he says, “I’ve always been teaching something, someplace…”

Elston has been working in the computer industry since 1978 with various hardware and software. Linux became part of his daily business in the early 1990s with applications running on kernel versions as early as 0.97. Currently, he teaches The Linux Foundation’s administration-related courses and is in the process of updating the Advanced Linux System Administration and Networking (LFS230) course.


Jul
31st

The Companies That Support Linux: Solace Systems

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

Solace Systems makes messaging middleware technology that moves data between distributed applications, devices and users to enable big data, cloud computing and the Internet of Things.


Jul
29th

10 Job Interview Questions for Linux System Administrators

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

SysAdmins of all experience levels can benefit from brushing up on their job interview skills if they want to find and land a great new job.


Jul
24th

The Companies That Support Linux: MariaDB

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

MariaDB has more than 2 million users globally and over 500 customers in more than 45 countries — most of whom are running Linux.


Jul
21st

Docker VP Marianna Tessel: What’s Next For Containers

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

Container technology has become more sophisticated to support multi-container, multi-host applications, and has even expanded beyond Linux to the Windows architecture, says Marianna Tessel, Senior Vice President of Engineering at Docker, in this previe…


Jul
14th

Bruce Schneier: IT Teams Need Cyberattack Response Planning More Than Prevention

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

Prevention is only part of the solution to cyberattacks, says Bruce Schneier, a security guru and internationally renowned security technologist, in this Q&A in advance of his LinuxCon keynote in August.


Jul
9th

Learn Linux Kernel Device Drivers With Linux Foundation Instructor Bill Kerr

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

Bill Kerr has taught Linux Foundation courses in Linux Kernel internals, debugging, device drivers and application development for many years. He helped write the original Linux Foundation Training course materials and has been working with UNIX kernel…


Jul
8th

The People Who Support Linux: SysAdmin Rigs Raspberry Pi for Racing Pigeons

Author: Libby Clark | Files under syndicated

New Linux Foundation individual member Robert Threet built a Raspberry Pi-based motion detector for his pigeon loft.